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Thursday, 26 March, 12:11, 2015

Thanks to intervention of the Commissioner ill treatment and illegal imprisonment by the father of two daughters are terminated

On January 30, 2015 on TV channel Inter in the program "It concerns everyone" when Representative of the Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Aksana Filipishyna took part in it, a journalistic investigation was shown according to the apply of residents of the village Terny of Poltava Region concerning ill treatment and illegal imprisonment by the father of two daughters within 19 years.

Thursday, 26 March, 12:07, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "Now in the Crimea people are afraid to express their opinion, to profess the belief and to communicate in the native language"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights declared this thesis today, on March 26, during a two-day meeting of the Commission "Ukraine-NATO" at the level of NATO Committee for partnership and collective security, making the report "Topical issues of protection of ethnic minorities in Ukraine".

Monday, 23 March, 12:41, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska will present to the OSCE the project concerning joint investigations with civil society of human rights violations

On March 24-25, 2015 the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights will participate in a meeting of heads and representatives of diplomatic missions of member countries of the OSCE during it she will acquaint them with Ombudsman's initiatives in the sphere of development of ability of special proceedings of the Commissioner, formation of system of joint investigations with civil society of human rights violations.

Friday, 20 March, 11:48, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska made a submission to the village chairman concerning his refusal in providing socially important public information

In submission it is said that the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights received the letter from Prosecutor's office of Kyiv Region concerning consideration of complaints of the People's Deputy of Ukraine Mr.Mykhailo Gavrylyuk to failure to provide information by Gorenka village council of the Kyivo-Svyatoshinsky district of Kyiv Region following his deputy inquiry.

Friday, 20 March, 11:45, 2015

Places of detention in a zone of anti-terrorist operation: what monitors of the national preventive mechanism reveal and the government ignores

On March 24, 2015 at 13:30 in the Ukrainian crisis media center (Kreshchatyk St., 2) the briefing of the monitors will be held who visited places in the anti-terrorist operation zone, in particular the Mariupol pre-trial detention center, psychoneurological boarding schools, nursing homes, boarding schools for children and other establishments in Dzerzhinsk, Artemivsk, Krasnyi Liman and Slavyansk cities. Event is organized by the Center of information for human rights with assistance of the International Renaissance Foundation.

Friday, 20 March, 11:43, 2015

Ms. Iryna Kushnir: "Improvement of the current law of Ukraine "On access to public information" foresees, first of all, strengthening of guarantees of obtaining such information"

The Representative of the Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Iryna Kushnir declared this thesis during the next meeting of the working group for preparation of amendments in some acts in the sphere of access to public information created at the initiative of the Commissioner at the end of last year with participation of representatives of institutes of civil society.